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Two nuns found murdered in Mississippi home; motive unknown

Aug 26, 2016

Two nuns found murdered in Mississippi home; motive unknown

Authorities say two Catholic nuns have been found slain in a Mississippi home where they lived. Durant Assistant Police Chief James Lee said Thursday that an officer found them when they didn’t report to work as normal. Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren ...

Aug 25, 2016

Pilot pulled from plane in Michigan pleads no contest to being drunk

An American Airlines co-pilot who was grounded at a Detroit-area airport because of excessive alcohol has pleaded no contest. Defense attorney Frank J. Manley says John Maguire was placed on probation Wednesday during an appearance in court in Romulus, Michigan. He was charged with ...

State Department checking 15,000 new Clinton emails gleaned from FBI probe

Aug 23, 2016

State Department checking 15,000 new Clinton emails gleaned from FBI probe

The State Department is reviewing nearly 15,000 previously undisclosed emails recovered as part of the FBI’s now-closed investigation into the handling of sensitive information that flowed through Hillary Clinton’s private home server. Lawyers for the department told U.S. District Court Judge James E. Boasberg ...

Aug 22, 2016

Shooters open up on 100 at Connecticut house party, wound 13

A shooting at a crowded house party early Sunday left 13 people wounded, and police in Connecticut are investigating what they say is an unusual outburst of violence in the state’s largest city. Bridgeport police believe two shooters opened fire on about 100 party-goers ...

French volunteer pair in 20s found slain on isle off Madagascar

Aug 22, 2016

French volunteer pair in 20s found slain on isle off Madagascar

Two young French volunteers found dead on Sunday on an island off the northeast coast of Madagascar were likely murdered, authorities said. Local Mayor Bessaou Ismak Ado Crophe on the resort island of Sainte Marie told AFP both bodies showed signs of head trauma, ...